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Laguna Beach

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Address: Laguna Beach, CA
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Popular surfing and bodysurfing beach.

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$110*
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Laguna Beach Surf School Lessons
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Orange County Helicopter Tour from Long Beach

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I Love Laguna!

Clean beaches, great art galleries, delicious restaurants, funky shops, and quirky houses all blend together to create the best beach experience SoCal has to offer. It's always my... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 16, 2012
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Katonah, NY
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Katonah, NY
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350 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 389 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

Clean beaches, great art galleries, delicious restaurants, funky shops, and quirky houses all blend together to create the best beach experience SoCal has to offer. It's always my favorite.

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Rolling Fork, Mississippi
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

We love this cute, quaint beach town ! This is what I visualized a California beach town to be like.....did not care for Malibu or Santa Monica much. Would love to visit Laguna Beach again !

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San Clemente, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

I love Laguna Beach - not just for the beach, but for the town. There are terrific restaurants, art galleries, and fun stops for kids (the candy store right across from the beach). Don't miss Whitney Gallery - beautiful paintings by the talented Marc Whitney. I love his work.

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Glendale, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

The beach is clean, the waves are perfect and the whole atmosphere is appealing. I would drive an hour from home just to visit this place once again

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Washington, DC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

What a fabulous, little beach town. Great beaches, gorgeous scenery, lots of surfers and paddle boarders too!

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

Friends took us to Laguna Beach and whilst it took a little while to find a place to park the car it was well worth it. The area is buzzing with people enjoying themselves walking, paddling in the water, playing basketball or simply visiting the many unique stores and small galleries which seem to be in abundance in this area.... More 

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Laguna Niguel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Great Sites, art, people, beach, shopping, food. What else can you ask for? In the Fall & Winter the crowds really thin out. Try the old Laguna theater, it still has a balcony.

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Kitchener, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

This is one of the best beaches in my opinion in Southern California. The electricity from all of the people there is exhilarating. The beach was busy but not ram packed when I was there. Lots of people in the water... swimming, surfing, paddling, etc. People enjoying the sun and other walking on the board walk. Just a great way... More 

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Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

Lovely beaches, very few vagrants/homeless (a nice change from Santa Monica), cute downtown area with lots of fun restaurants and stores (and very few of the ubiquitous chains, so a nice change from most shopping areas these days).

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Orlando, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

Walking on the beach and admiring all the beachfront homes. Enjoyed watching the paddle boarders tooling along with the waves. Not to much oceanlife but great to see the surfers enjoying the surf...Very clean area too

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